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« on: October 13, 2007 02:43:18 PM »

Well...here it is, 165 years after I started it. UGH, it took me forever b/c my interest waned with the repetitive (yet easy to remember) lace pattern and then a yarn tangle in the skein got the best of me...so I left this project alone for months. I finally decided I HAD TO finish it, so here it is.  I TOTALLY messed up the dividing at the armpit and I haven't woven in ends yet, but I'm psyched the straps look good...I crocheted around the top edge, adding straps as I went. 

Anyway, here it is:



I used Lion Brand Baby Soft yarn in "Bluebell" and size 5 circs.
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« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2007 03:21:58 PM »

It looks great! I love the color!
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« Reply #2 on: October 13, 2007 03:37:43 PM »

It's really pretty. The crochet edge is a great touch.
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« Reply #3 on: October 13, 2007 03:44:39 PM »

I really like this.  I especially love how flattering it is.  It looks like it's fitted.  Did you having to decrease for the waist?  Where did you find this pattern?
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« Reply #4 on: October 13, 2007 03:49:46 PM »

Thanks for the nice comments, guys!

peanutbuttanjellay: No, I didn't decrease for the waist. The yarn I used is the same weight and gauge as what she called for in the pattern, and since our sizing looked the same I did her exact stitch count...knit around on circs with no decreasing. LOVE THAT. 

Here is the pattern:  http://ohmystars.net/craft/knitting/prazorcami.html 

There are million Razor Cami's out there that can help you a lot more than I could, I'm a relative novice. If you do a search for it, you'll see many others knit over the years (I'm behind the craze).
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« Reply #5 on: October 14, 2007 01:04:21 AM »

This is so cute! Great colour, and fit. I have tons of 4ply yarn lying around that needs to become this cami! Thanks for reminding me of this pattern!
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« Reply #6 on: October 14, 2007 01:25:06 AM »

Totally worth the 165 years it took  Smiley Well done!
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amdm
« Reply #7 on: October 14, 2007 03:32:20 AM »

Beautiful pattern, and it looks great on you.
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woohag
« Reply #8 on: October 14, 2007 09:13:14 AM »

WOW...thanks everyone for the nice comments!!!
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